Appointments with God

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Sermon Text:   Exodus 20:8-11     Matthew 7:13-14     Luke 10:38-42  

“Enter through the narrow gate,” says Jesus. What is that narrow gate? What is the hard road that leads to life? There used to be a ski slope at Sugar Mountain called Easy Street, for beginners and hopeless cases like me. But Jesus doesn’t call us to an easy street. What is the hard road to discipleship that so many miss? I think it consists of four things: sabbath-keeping, community, faith and cross-bearing. Today we consider the first one, sabbath-keeping. For that we turn to the famous story of Mary and Martha.
Martha entertained Jesus at her home as a dinner guest. As she prepares the meal. Her sister sits at Jesus’ feet listening to him... See full sermon here